Government & Public Interest

Penn Law Review Public Interest Essay Contest – Cash Prize & Summer Funding!

Calling all law students!
The University of Pennsylvania Law Review invites you to submit to their Sixth Annual Public Interest Essay Competition, a national writing competition for student-authored articles on the topic of social justice and the public interest. The winning article will be published in the University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online, and the winner will receive a $500 cash prize as well as $5000 to support pro bono or public interest legal work at the organization of their choice. 

Please visit their website here for details and submission instructions, and contact Mary Felder at with any questions. 

They look forward to reading your submissions!